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Laihia Destination Guide

Touring Laihia in Finland

Laihia in the region of Province of Western Finland with its 7,782 citizens is located in Finland - some 216 mi or ( 348 km ) North-West of Helsinki , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Laihia

Time in Laihia is now 07:02 PM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Europe/Helsinki " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Tallinn, Veikkaala, Vähäykyrö, Vaasa, and Uusitalo. Being here already, consider visiting Tallinn . Check out our recomendations for Laihia ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Ostrobothnia (region)

Ostrobothnia is a region of Finland. It is located in Western Finland. It borders the regions Central Ostrobothnia, Southern Ostrobothnia, and Satakunta and is one of the four regions making up the historical province of Ostrobothnia. Ostrobothnia is one of the two Finnish regions with a Swedish speaking majority, the other being Åland. The Swedish-speakers make up 51.2%.

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Located at 63.00 22.00 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
Tags: Ostrobothnia (region), Regions of Finland

Aero Flight 311

Aero Flight 311 (AY311), often referred to as the Koivulahti air disaster, was a scheduled domestic passenger flight operated by Aero O/Y between Kronoby, Finland and Vaasa. The aircraft, a Douglas DC-3C, crashed near Kvevlax on January 3, 1961, killing all twenty-five people on board. The disaster remains the deadliest civilian aviation accident in the history of Finland.

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Located at 63.14 21.83 (Lat./Long.); Less than 20 km away
Tags: 1961 in Finland, Accidents and incidents involving the Douglas C-47 Skytrain, Airliner accidents and incidents caused by pilot error, Aviation accidents and incidents in 1961, Aviation accidents and incidents in Finland, Finnair accidents and incidents, Korsholm

Kvevlax

Kvevlax, is a church village in the municipality of Korsholm, Finland. It is located approximately 15 kilometres north of the city of Vaasa. Kvevlax became an independent parish in 1857. Until 1 January 1973 it was an independent municipality. Kvevlax has a lower grade primary education school, a kindergarten, a running track and an ice rink. There are two local grocery shops, a library and a bank.

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Located at 63.17 21.83 (Lat./Long.); Less than 23 km away
Tags: Former municipalities of Finland, Korsholm

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Laihia